BRAGDON — Shawn M., 46, of Needham, Mass., died Thursday, Oct. 2. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 10 a.m. in St. John the Evangelist Church, 9 Glen Road, Wellesley, Mass., followed by interment at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Needham, Mass. Visiting hours will be Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Burke & Blackington Funeral Home, 1479 Washington St,. West Newton, Mass. In lieu of flowers donations in Shawn’s memory may be made to Horizons at Dedham Country Day School www.horizonsnational.org/support.
CLIFFORD — Elizabeth “Betty” C., 93, of Bangor died Sunday, Oct. 5. A Funeral Mass honoring Betty’s life will be celebrated on Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 11 a.m. at Holy Family Church. Committal services will then follow at Mount Hope Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, Betty’s last wish was that a donation be made to the charity of your choice in her name. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 7, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred A. Plourde Pkwy., Lewiston, 207-784-4023.
DUBE — Rita M., 91, of Auburn, died Friday, Oct. 3. Visitation will be at Fortin/Auburn Monday, Oct. 6, from 2 to4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. A Liturgy of the Word Service will be celebrated Tuesday, Oct. 7, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Committal to follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240 for their excellent care or the Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer, Hope and Healing, 29 Lowell St., Lewiston, ME 04240 in memory of her daughter, Lorraine, who died of cancer. A service of The Fortin Group/Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 207-783-8545.
JONES — Paige, 15, of Auburn, died in Auburn on Thursday, Sept. 25. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Sunday, Oct. 5, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be at the funeral home on Monday, Oct. 6, at 11 a.m. Interment will be at North Auburn Cemetery. Donations may be made in her name to a charity of your choice. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.
LABONTE —John A., 62, of Leeds died in Boston on Wednesday, Oct. 1. A Memorial service honoring John’s life will be celebrated on Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 10 a.m. at the Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home. Committal prayers along with military honors will follow at 1 p.m. at the Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery on Mount Vernon Road in Augusta. In lieu of flowers, donations in John’s memory may be made to The Harley-Davidson Foundation, c/o Suzanne Labonte, 393 Line Road Leeds, ME 04263. There will not be any visitation. Arrangements by the Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred A. Plourde Pkwy., Lewiston, 207-784-4023.
LYDICK — James Everett Jr., 51, of Lewiston died Thursday, Sept. 27. Services will be held privately at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Jim’s memory to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Funeral Alternatives.
MILLER — Donald E., “The Candy Man,” 92, of Bridgton, formerly of Durham, died in Bridgton on Thursday, Oct. 2. Funeral services will be held at noon on Wednesday, Oct. 8, at Chandler Funeral Home, 8 Elm St., Bridgton, with the Rev. Ron Parker, officiating. Interment will be at the West Lovell Cemetery at 3 p.m. Donald’s family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Bridgton Community Center, 15 Depot St. Bridgton, ME 04009.
PHILIPPON — Lorraine, 88, of Lewiston, died in Lewiston Thursday, Oct. 2. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, Oct. 7, from 9 to 11 a.m., followed by a Liturgy of the Word Service at 11 a.m. Interment will be at St. Peter’s Cemetery. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.
POLLARD — Barbara E., 82, of Gray died Wednesday, Oct. 1. A Memorial Celebration will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, October 26, at , 21 Portland Road, Gray. Memorial donations may be made to Gray Fire Rescue, 125 Shaker Road, Gray, ME 04039. Wilson Funeral Home.
RACKLIFFE — Leona E., 94, of Fayette passed away Thursday, Oct. 2. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 7, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Adams-McFarlane Funeral & Cremation Services, 108 Court St., Farmington. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 1 p.m., also at the funeral home, with the Rev. Tolman officiating. Those wishing may make donations to the Franklin County Animal Shelter, 550 Industry Road, Farmington, ME 04938.